Propane: The perfect fuel for your farm

Propane: The Perfect Fuel For Your Farm

March 9, 2020

Spring is almost here – which means that activity is about to pick up at your southwest Iowa farm. While there are many tools that can help with planting and seeding, one stands above the rest when it comes to versatility: propane gas. How can propane help your farm or agribusiness have a more fruitful […]

Winter propane safety reminder keeping your vent pipe clear

Winter Propane Safety: Keep Your Vent Pipe Clear

February 3, 2020

Your propane heating system works hard to keep your family safe from the elements through the long, cold Southwest Iowa winter. But those elements can still cause some problems in your home if your exhaust or vent pipe becomes blocked somehow like by a bird building a nest in it or from blizzarding snow during […]

Can propane freeze?

Can Propane Freeze in Cold Weather?

January 6, 2020

Managing frigid winter weather can sometimes be nearly a full-time job here in Southwest Iowa, like last year when average nighttime temperatures flirted with single digits in January. Thankfully, we have propane to keep us safe and warm. But how does propane itself stand up to the cold? In general, propane handles extreme cold quite […]

Propane Fireplaces: Why You Might Consider Getting One

December 2, 2019

Most of us love the warm, inviting glow of a wood-burning fireplace –especially during the holiday season. But few of us enjoy the work it takes to get that fire set up (or cleaned up afterward). Gas Fireplace Benefits The good news is you can get that same evening in front of the fire at […]

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Your Propane Supply… Keep An Eye On It!

November 4, 2019

We’ve already gotten an early taste of winter here in Southwest Iowa, with more cold weather on the way in the weeks and months to come. With unseasonably cool temperatures reaching into the 20s as early as mid-October this year, you may have used more propane than usual during fall’s first month and a half. […]

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Propane Gas

October 7, 2019

If you’re a Pelgas customer (or plan to become one), you’re probably already aware of the many environmental benefits and advantages of propane compared to other sources of home energy. But how well do you really know propane? Here are 10 fun facts you might not know about propane gas: The founder of the propane […]

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What Are the Advantages of Using Propane Autogas for My Fleet?

September 9, 2019

For years, autogas – also known as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) or simply propane – has been one of the best-kept secrets in vehicle fuel in North America. But smart fleet managers are beginning to discover the autogas advantage: from San Diego’s Metropolitan Transit System’s minibuses to airport shuttles, school bus fleets and hundreds of […]

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Propane Summer Upgrades for Your Southwest Iowa Home

August 5, 2019

There’s still six weeks of summer 2019 to enjoy – and with this great season come some of the best ways to use clean, green propane gas both inside and outside your Southwest Iowa home. Propane can help you get the most out of your summer by: Keeping your family and home safe – Severe summer weather […]

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Severe Weather Preparedness in Your Propane-Powered Home

July 1, 2019

Severe weather is a summer staple here in Southwest Iowa, and the heavy rain, hail, and high winds that we often encounter this time of year can lead to inconvenient – or even dangerous –power outages. One of the best ways to cope with those power outages is to install a propane backup generator* (sometimes called […]

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Why Use Propane Gas for Your Southwest Iowa Farm?

June 3, 2019

More than 800,000 American farms use propane gas today, and with good reason: propane is a reliable, efficient energy source whose versatility makes is an almost perfect fuel for any farm or agribusiness. Why choose propane to power your Southwest Iowa farm? Consider these benefits: Versatility – Propane can be used to power just about anything […]